Climate change

Climate change is the defining issue of our time and we are at a pivotal moment. Without drastic action now, it will be difficult and costly to adapt. Find out more about our approach and involvement with COP26.

Climate Change: Our Approach for Investments

This document sets out the role we play in financing the transition to a low-carbon economy, and how the adaptation to climate change impacts our products and investment decisions.

Taskforce on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)

Our TCFD report outlines our innovations in climate strategy, investment and reporting

Climate Change in Focus

Discover how abrdn is committed to help tackling climate change.


COP26 and beyond

Ahead of and during COP26, we’re sharing more about the role we have in putting the planet on the path to net zero, and how we’re helping our clients to achieve their own climate objectives. Change starts now.

COP26 – find out more
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Net zero

We are committed to playing a constructive role in the decarbonisation of the global economy and serving the long-term interests of our clients. We are proud to be a signatory of the Net Zero Asset Managers initiative, with a dedicated focus on financing the transition to a low-carbon economy. Read our Climate Investment Strategy white paper.

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Scenario analysis

abrdn has developed a bespoke approach to climate scenario analysis, that integrates the macro and micro drivers of climate impacts on asset prices within a probabilistic framework.

Learn more about our Climate Scenario Analysis here
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Thought Leadership

Environmental considerations underpin all our investment activities. We believe putting Climate factors at the heart of our investment process is the right thing to do and can generate better outcomes for our clients. Our goal is to make a difference – for our clients, society and the wider world.

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